The ability to perceive or think differently is more important than the knowledge gained.
If, then, knowledge be power, how much more power to we gain through the agency of faith, and what elevation must it give to human character.
Experience alone can give a final answer. The knowledge gained in a few years by a commission of the kind suggested would be worth more than volumes of mere assertions and contradictions.
We have a hunger of the mind which asks for knowledge of all around us, and the more we gain, the more is our desire; the more we see, the more we are capable of seeing.
As we gain more knowledge about materials and processes in the universe, that could open up benefits that we can't even imagine. But you have to be willing to fund science without knowledge of the benefits.
There are three methods to gaining wisdom. The first is reflection, which is the highest. The second is limitation, which is the easiest. The third is experience, which is the bitterest.
A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.
Love is when the other person's happiness is more important than your own.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.